WATCH: Memorial for fallen Joburg firefighters

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JOHANNESBURG - A memorial service for three firefighters who died while battling a blaze in the Johannesburg CBD, was held at Ellis Park Arena. 

Simphiwe Moropane, Mduduzi Ndlovu and Khathutshelo Muedi were deployed to help tackle a fire at the Bank of Lisbon building a government-owned property last week. 

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The three men are being hailed as heroes for their brave work. 

Wreaths have been laid at the building where they lost their lives.